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Inscription

in plate, below image: Nerine spumante salo Galatea per undas / Fertur Erythreas fauenti lactea concha. / Cymodice, et Glaucus circum, Tritonqs canorus, / Vectantesque Deam Delphines cerula verrunt. / Doride nata auidos Cyclopis ridet amores, / Dilectunque Acin post funera vivere gaudet. / F. Estius / Opus hoc depictum est suis coloribus Rome ad parietem per Raphaelem D'Urbin, in palatio Augustini Ghigi et ibidem ab HGolzio adnotatum / et deinde eri insculptum. Anno, 1592.; by later hand, lower right verso in graphite: 645

Provenance

Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Westphalila (Lugt 567). (Helmut H. Rumbler, Frankfurt am Main); purchased by NGA, 2015.

Bibliography
1921
Hirschmann, Otto. Verzeichnis des graphischen Werks von Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617) mit Benutzung der durch E.W. Moest hinterlassenen Notizen zusammengestellt. Leipzig: Verlag von Klinkhardt und Biermann, 1921. Reprint. Braunschweig: Klinkhardt &Bie: no. 313, i/ii
1993
The New Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. (Johannes Stradanus, Marjolein Leesberg, author). Rotterdam: Sound & Vision Interactive, 1996-, no. 334, i/ii